Michem® Guard 349

Michem Guard Family Overview

Michem® Guard waterborne dispersions add optimum slip, and abrasion, mar, and block resistance without using solvents. Some also provide a matting effect for a more natural appearance. Learn more about Michem Guard »

Usage

Designed to impart rub resistance, block resistance and matting properties to aqueous paints, coatings and inks.

Performance Attributes

This product is used in many applications including the following:

ApplicationProperties Imparted
Building Paintsblock resistance, matting, rub resistance, scratch resistance
Exterior Wood Protectionblock resistance, matting, rub resistance, scratch resistance
Inksblock resistance, matting, rub resistance, scratch resistance
Overprint Varnishesblock resistance, matting, rub resistance, scratch resistance
Glovesblock resistance, donnability
OEM Applied Wood Protectionblock resistance, matting, rub resistance, scratch resistance

Physical Properties

AppearanceWhite liquid
pH6.5 – 8.5
Emulsifier ChargeNonionic
Percent Non-Volatile49.5% – 50.5%
Recommended pH Range2 – 12
Brookfield Viscosity Range500 – 1000
Spindle Number3
RPM60

These physical properties are typical but should not be considered specifications.

Additional Information

Description: Fischer-Tropsch Dispersion

Handling: Ensure adequate ventilation. Handle in accordance with good industrial hygiene and safety practice. Use personal protective equipment as required.

Storage: Keep containers tightly closed in a dry, cool and well-ventilated place

Shelf Life: 12 Months

Technical Data Sheet: Click here to download a Technical Data Sheet PDF for Michem® Guard 349

Site(s) of Manufacture (and Product Code):

Cincinnati, OH, USA (MGRD349)

Tuas, Singapore (MGRD349.S)